Areas of expertise
- Research and analysis
- Strategic planning
- Business development
- Oxford Brookes – BA, Anthropology and International Relations
- INSEAD MBA
Aparna joined the FreeCash team mid-2018 to develop the business and help prepare for the ICO sale.
After completing her MBA at INSEAD, Aparna worked as an investment associate with Symphony Asia Holdings, a strategic investment company investing in the hospitality, education healthcare industries. Symphony Asia has ~USD 500 AuM and offices in Singapore and Hong Kong.
Aparna began her career with a boutique philanthropic advisory firm, providing strategic giving advice to foundations, corporates and HNWIs. Setting up the office in Singapore, Aparna expanded and ran the Asian portfolio. Her work covered everything from company formation, research and due diligence, partnership management and client engagement. She worked in a cross-cultural team in the UK and with partners in India, East Timor, Cambodia, Myanmar and the U.K.
Her passions are in disruptive new tech and social businesses, impact investing, the arts, culture, music and wellness.